Carol Barnett is an American composer. Barnett's compositions range from solo piano, voice, chorus, diverse chamber ensembles, orchestra, and wind ensemble. She is a charter member of the American Composers Forum, a former McKnight fellow, and her works, including the popular Bluegrass Mass, are performed internationally. Click here to peruse or purchase works by this audacious and engaging female composer!
Rising golden sun,
the music of a new day;
come, share it with me.



Magnum Chorum is performing my "By and By" March 3 & 4. More details here

✦ "My People Are Rising," ✦
commssioned by Elektra/Morna Edmundson,
Canzona Women's Ensemble/Jill Anderson and Cricket Handler,
and Peninsula Women's Chorus/MartĂ­n Benvenuto,
will be premiered on March 3rd in Vancouver Beady Eyes Publications titles can now be found on Graphite Publishing’s Marketplace page

Into the Fire recently performed by Saint John UMC Choir and Monroe Crossing:

Currently Working On...

...a setting of Alla Bozarth's ecstatic poem "Dance Then To Everything," for the Kirkland Choral Society and Glenn Gregg

..."Finale-izing" the last scene of my chamber opera SNOW in preparation for reading and performance - stay tuned for further developments!

Premiere Opportunities

Golden Slumbers
Swedish Lullaby